Well, then I am really sorry, but you might be mistaken, as Italy is a country that is packed with fun and things to do. You must have heard only about some popular places like Leaning tower of Pisa and Venice, but there is a lot more to add to your picture album.
Some of these unheard places are two small towns in Italy named as Vella di Diano and Neive. Believe me, it is worth paying a visit to these places, as once you are there you will forget everything else.
Here is a shot account on these villages to help you decide yourself.
VELLA DI DIANO-BEAUTY AND HISTORY BOTH AT ONE PLACE
Vella di Diano is a place that is a complete package of natural beauty. Once you are there all you can see around you is greenery and hills. Besides this, the village is mainly popular due to its untouched and intact ancient architecture. A perfect place for those who have an interest in history. Thus, Vella di Diano offers its visitors a chance to acknowledge the work done by the people of the past. The village is not that crowded and most of the people you will find here are Italian descendants living in Italian style houses. There are a number of resorts to stay here, besides the restaurants here are great that offers all the Italian food that you will love to eat.
Some of the places to visit here include
- The church of St Angelo
- The ancient Sanseverino castle, that was built in Norman times.
- Church of St Francisi Assis, the words inscribed on the walls dates back to 14th century, thus making as one of the most of the ancient building preserved to date.
NEIVE- A SMALL PICTURE OF ANCIENT ROME
Neive is another, yet great village of Italy. This small village is also full of some great picturesque landscape, which will make your stay here, as one of the most memorable ones. The best part of staying here is admiring the village life of the inhabitants, as they are quite friendly and warm welcoming to new comers. Everything here is same as it uses to be 200 years ago, this is what makes it, as one of the unique villages of Italy. Thus, walking through the streets is like turning the pages of history. The place has some great restaurants that offer delicious food. Besides this, there are a number of places to visit here.
Some of the attractions of Neive includes:
- Chapels of San Rocco and San Chappel
- Casa dei Cotti- one of the most famous villa.
Italy is no doubt a country from where all the art, architecture and history comes. It has some very beautiful villages in the world which are famous for their landscape and historic architecture. No doubt, why most of the great artist was from Italy.